Edward Melian, MD

Radiation Oncology

Neurological Surgery
Associate Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Clinical Expertise

  • Brain Tumors
  • HDR/LDR Brachytherapy
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Radiosurgery
  • Sarcomas
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy

Medical Education

Medical School
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Akron City Hospital - Internal Medicine: Preliminary
Loyola University Medical Center - Radiology: Radiation Oncology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Radiology: Radiation Oncology

Board Certification

Radiation Oncology - General Cert: AM Board of Radiology


  • Radiation therapy in neurologic disease Melian, E., Handbook of clinical neurology
  • Unusual clinical presentation of cutaneous angiosarcoma masquerading as eczema: a case report and review of the literature Trinh, N. Q.; Rashed, I.; Hutchens, K. A.; Go, A.; Melian, E.; Tung, R., Case reports in dermatological medicine
  • A system for continual quality improvement of normal tissue delineation for radiation therapy treatment planning Breunig, J.; Hernandez, S.; Lin, J.; Alsager, S.; Dumstorf, C.; Price, J.; Steber, J.; Garza, R.; Nagda, S.; Melian, E.; Emami, B.; Roeske, J. C., International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
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  • Management of diffuse low-grade cerebral gliomas. Prabhu, V.; Khaldi, A.; Barton, K.; Melian, E.; Schneck, M. J.; Primeau, M.; Lee, J. M., Neurology Clinics
  • Temporal bone osteoradionecrosis after surgery and radiotherapy for malignant parotid tumors. Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J.; Zender, C. A.; Porter, R. G.; Melian, E., Otology & Neurotology
  • Management of scalp toxic epidermal necrolysis and cranial osteomyelitis with serratus anterior myocutaneous pedicle flap: a case report. Levitt, M. R.; Benedict, W. J.; Barton, K.; Melian, E.; Gamelli, R. L.; Vandevender, D.; Rosseau, G.; Prabhu, V. C., Journal of Burn Care & Research
  • Unusual thoracic problems in patients with malignancies: case 1. Neuroblastoma presenting with intracardiac tumor thrombus. Nagda, S. N.; Lo, S. S.; Melian, E.; Manera, R.; Emami, B., Journal of Clinical Oncology
  • Primary radiotherapy for optic nerve sheath meningioma Melian, E.; Jay, W. M., Seminars in ophthalmology
  • An immobilization and localization technique for SRT and IMRT of intracranial tumors Leybovich, L. B.; Sethi, A.; Dogan, N.; Melian, E.; Krasin, M.; Emami, B., Journal of applied clinical medical physics / American College of Medical Physics
  • Phase II evaluation of paclitaxel in combination with carboplatin in advanced head and neck carcinoma. Clark, J. I.; Hofmeister, C.; Choudhury, A.; Matz, G.; Collins, S.; Bastian, R.; Melian, E.; Emami, B.; Petruzzelli, G., Cancer
  • Stomal recurrence in patients with T1 glottic cancer after salvage laryngectomy for radiotherapy failures: role of p53 overexpression and subglottic extension Reddy, S. P.; Narayana, A.; Melian, E.; Kathuria, S.; Leman, C.; Emami, B., American Journal of Clinical Oncology